Huawei Nova 2 is the latest premium device launched by Huawei, the largest smartphone manufacturer in the China. The device features all metal unibody design with dual rear facing camera setup.
The design resembles the latest iPhone. However, there are few changes, that makes this device different. Front our perspective, the device looks cool and trendy with well appreciated design language. Lets go through the technical specifications.
Like most of the Huawei smartphone, Huawei Nova 2 is powered by their own in-house Kirin processor. Few analytics also suggests that, this device may feature either Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 or 660. The device might offer a 5.2 inch IPS LCD 1080p panel with Corning Gorilla Protection on the top. In terms of memory and storage, the device might offer at least 4 GB LPDDR3 RAM and 32 GB or 64 GB of on-board storage. We might also expect a micro SD card slot, up to 128 GB.
In terms of optics, the device offers identical 12 MP camera modules at the back with 4K video recording capability. We might also see a 20 MP front facing selfie camera. Inspecting further, the device is expected to house a 3000 mAh Li-Ion (non user replaceable) battery along with the fast charging capability.
Finally, the device is expected to run on latest version of Android Nougat with custom UI on the top. The device is likely to offer USB type C port with higher data transfer rates. With two SIM card slots, 4G LTE capability comes as a standard feature. We might also see a Plus variant of the same with a larger 5.5 inch screen and a bigger 3500 mAh battery.
In conclusion, the device is expected to be priced around $500, though it’s a great smartphone, Huawei should really price their device competitively to keep up with the phase.